Poul Cadovius Modular Shelving System
Poul Cadovius for Royal Sheve, shelving unit, steel and glass, 1960, Denmark.
This Minimalist shelving unit was designed by and produced by Royal System, Denmark, circa 1960. This modular system exists of black lacquered metal tubes with connectors, floating colorful metal shelves that rest wired shelve holders. Upon request, it could be constructed in many different sizes. This set comes with many different, vibrant colors such as yellow, green and orange. This sit is therefore functional, playful and vibrant at the same time.
Poul Cadovius (1911-2011) was a Danish furniture designer and manufacturer. In 1945 he started his own company. He was one of the first Danish designers who worked with plastics in furniture. He is best known for his wall systems in rosewood and teak.